Sunflower Seeds

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by CHICKEN CRAZY1, Oct 4, 2013.

  1. CHICKEN CRAZY1

    CHICKEN CRAZY1 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Does anyone know if sunflower seeds are good for a chickens feathers?
     
  2. Wyandottes7

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    Yes, they are. They contain lots of oils that can make feathers shiny. Black Oil sunflower seeds are especially good.
     
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  3. CHICKEN CRAZY1

    CHICKEN CRAZY1 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Is there any other things chickens can eat that helps improve their feathers?
     
  4. Wyandottes7

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    High protein chicken feed can help feathers grow well. Some good high protein foods include mealworms and eggs, as well as wet cat food.
     

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